|United States Dollar - USD|
|Married, Dual Income, 1 kid. |
|Best Financial Decision|
|Paid off student loans ASAP. Continuing to invest as much as possible over time. |
|Worst Financial Decision|
|Bought a 71 Datsun hoping to restore and enjoy, didn't realize it was a rust bucket. Sold for almost total loss of $4k.|
|Current Investing Strategy|
|Investing Order of Priorities: |
Max out tax sheltered accounts 1st. 401k's and IRA's.
Remainder into taxable brokerage account and private company stock.
Throw a steady amount into 529 plan each month.
Brokerage account, IRA's, and 401k's are mostly index funds.
|How do you manage your finances?|
|Update a balance sheet once a month. Keep tabs on income and spending by updating a budget multiple times a week. |
|What tools do you use?|
|Started out with Dave Ramsey. Then found my way to Mr. Money Mustache and Jim Collins|
|Your Money or Your Life, The Simple Path to Wealth|